THE POET BY DAY

“I’m not going to die, I’m going home like a shooting star.” The Narrative of Sojourner Truth Sojourner Truth and Olive Gilbert Ain’t I a Woman is posted here today in honor...

   “Poetry is a life-cherishing force. For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, ropes let down to the lost, something as necessary as bread in the...

“Come sleep with me: We won’t make Love, Love will make us.” Julio Cortázar The Cortázar quote is apropos of nothing except that I like his work and thought of that line...

“PHOSPHORESCENCE. Now there’s a word to lift your hat to… to find that phosphorescence, that light within, that’s the genius behind poetry.” Emily Dickinson If you are a lover of poetry...